Johansson Solicitors is a boutique law firm strongly focused on Will Disputes and Estate Litigation and operating from its offices in all mainland State capitals, with its head office in Melbourne, Australia.

Our Principal and the founder of Johansson Solicitors, travels throughout the world working for clients, and so can meet you at many locations in the Pacific Basin, when he visits.

Our Principal has established links with expert law firms in London to conduct Will Dispute claims in England and Wales for our clients.

Both of our Principals, and one of our firms' senior lawyers who work in Will Disputes in England and Wales, are registered to practice as lawyers there.

Johansson Solicitors can act for you in a Will Dispute in England or in any state of Australia, or any Territory. We can act for you, wherever you live.

Johansson Solicitors was founded by our Principal who first started to practice law over 30 years ago. Our team of lawyers and paralegals can draw on their wealth of experience in tax, trusts, commercial and property law to achieve the best possible result for you. Our aim is to get the best results for you, so we really tailor our work to suit your situation.

Our Principals: Profile

Portrait of Our Principal - Wills and Estates Lawyer

Our Principal is a very experienced Wills and Estates lawyer, now working virtually exclusively in Will Disputes and Estate litigation.

He has been a member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) for years. He was instrumental in establishing STEP in Australia and Dubai. STEP is an international professional estate-planning organization of lawyers and accountants who work in the Wills, estates and tax areas, all over the world, with over 12,000 members.

STEP provides Johansson Solicitors with all the important links, contacts, and resources required for estate litigation in different countries. For information on STEP, go to

Our Principal is the only Australian lawyer to have sat on the STEP's Board in London.

Our Principal was admitted to practice as a solicitor in England and Wales in 2003.

Our Principal is accredited by both the Law Institute of Victoria and the Law Society of New South Wales as a Wills and Estates Specialist.He is the only person with both of these special qualifications.

Our Principal has been granted both a Law Degree and a Commerce Degree from the University of Melbourne, and he had attended many professional education courses and obtained qualifications in tax, accounting, financial planning, litigation and mediation.

He has years of experience in tax and business law as well, and has worked as an international lawyer in Dubai.

His broad professional experience means that Johansson Solicitors can help you, even if your case is complex, and involves international issues.

Our Principal can conduct a Mediation, either as an alternative to court action, or in order to try to settle existing court proceedings. He can act as the Mediator for both sides, or as your own your lawyer at a Mediation.

Conferences & Publications

Our Principal has spoken at many conferences, all over the world. Click here for list.

He has also contributed to a number of Journals, newsletters and books and even had his own column in a newspaper. Click here for list.